Section 31 in The Street Vendors (Protection of Livelihood and Regulation of Street Vending) Act, 2014

Title: Promotional measures.

Description: The appropriate Government may, in consultation with the Town Vending Committee, local authority, planning authority and street vendors associations or unions, promotional measures of making available credit, insurance and other welfare schemes of social security for the street vendors.

Title: Research, training and awareness.

Description: The appropriate Government may, to the extent of availability of financial and other resources,— (a) organise capacity building programmes to enable the street vendors to exercise the rights contemplated under this Act; (b) undertake research, education and training programmes to advance knowledge and understanding of the role of the informal sector in the economy, in general and the street vendors, in particular and to raise awareness among the public through Town Vending Committee.

Title: Act to have overriding effect.

Description: The provisions of this Act shall have effect notwithstanding anything in consistent there in contained in any other law for the time being in force or in any instrument having effect by virtue of any law other than this Act.

Title: Powers to delegate.

Description: The appropriate Government may, by general or special order in writing, delegate such of its powers and functions under this Act (excluding the power to frame scheme under section 38 and power to make rules under section 36), as it may deem necessary, to the local authority or the Town Vending Committee or any other officer, subject to such conditions, if any, as may be specified in that order.

Title: Power to amend Schedules.

Description: (1) On the recommendations made by the appropriate Government or otherwise, if the Central Government is satisfied that it is necessary or expedient so to do, it may, by notification, amend the Schedules and thereupon the First Schedule or the Second Schedule, as the case may be, shall be deemed to have been amended accordingly. (2) A copy of every notification issued under sub-section (1), shall be laid before each House of Parliament as soon as may be after it is issued.

The Street Vendors (Protection of Livelihood and Regulation of Street Vending) Act, 2014